The 36th Student Academy Awards | 2009
Samuel Goldwyn Theater
Saturday, June 13, 2009
Highlights
  • 36th Student Academy Awards: Glenn Harmon, Animation Gold Medal
    Glenn Harmon, Animation Gold Medal
  • 36th Student Academy Awards: Gregg Helvey, Narrative Gold Medal
    Gregg Helvey, Narrative Gold Medal
  • 36th Student Academy Awards: Robyn Yannoukos, Alternative Gold Medal
    Robyn Yannoukos, Alternative Gold Medal
Memorable Moments
  • Academy Vice President Robert Rehme and Per Hanefjord (Honorary Foreign Film, "Elkland")
  • Joaquin Baldwin, Glenn Harmon and Jed Henry
  • Student Academy Award winners

Winners

Alternative

“Matter in a Quiescent State, Prepares Itself to Be Transformed”
Silver Medal
"Matter in a Quiescent State, Prepares Itself to Be Transformed" by Kwibum Chung
School of Visual Arts, New York.
“Alice”s Attic”
Gold Medal
"Alice”s Attic" by Robyn Yannoukos
University of California, Los Angeles

Animation

“Pajama Gladiator”
Gold Medal
"Pajama Gladiator" by Glenn Harmon
 Brigham Young University
“Kites”
Bronze Medal
"Kites" by Jed Henry
 Brigham Young University
Joaquin Baldwin
Silver Medal
"Sebastian”s Voodoo" by Joaquin Baldwin
University of California, Los Angeles

Documentary

“The Wait”
Silver Medal
"The Wait" by Cassandra Lizaire and Kelly Asmuth
 Columbia University
Kelly Asmuth
Silver Medal
"The Wait" by Kelly Asmuth
Columbia University
“A Place to Land”
Bronze Medal
"A Place to Land" by Lauren DeAngelis
American University, Washington, D.C.
“The Last Mermaids”
Gold Medal
"The Last Mermaids" by Liz Chae
 Columbia University

Foreign

“Elkland”
"“Elkland”" by Per Hanefjord
Dramatiska Institutet, Sweden

Narrative

“Bohemibot”
Bronze Medal
"Bohemibot" by Brendan Bellomo
 New York University
“Kavi”
Gold Medal
"Kavi" by Gregg Helvey
University of Southern California
“The Bronx Balletomane”
Silver Medal
"The Bronx Balletomane" by Jeremy Joffee
 City College of New York